hometalk

  • Thoughts on building a bootstrapped business Crunch Network

    Thoughts on building a bootstrapped business

    CEO Yaron Ben Shaul originally launched Hometalk as an engagement platform for customers of Networx, his lead-generation business for home contractors. That engagement platform has since grown into a social network for the “do-it-yourself” community. How did Hometalk bootstrap their growth and what is the future of the company and the DIY industry? Read More

  • Hometalk Aims To Be The One-Stop Site For Home Improvement Info

    Hometalk Aims To Be The One-Stop Site For Home Improvement Info

    As someone who doesn’t know a two-by-four from a 4X4, I usually depend on the Internet for home improvement tips. For example, did you know you’re not supposed to flush dental floss? I didn’t discover that until I found my basement full of raw sewage and someone online told me what was up. Before Hometalk, however, the online home improvement space was, at best, oddly… Read More